Bachelor of Science in Mathematics

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Kirstie E. Class of 2018, Military Veteran


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The BS in Mathematics program includes four-week classes.
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Program Overview


Build a solid foundation in math and its many applications with a Bachelor of Science in Mathematics. The program emphasizes reflective and conceptual understanding and technique by giving you the fundamental mathematical knowledge to formulate and solve problems. If you’re interested in a basic mathematics degree, this program will fulfill all requirements and can also be shaped to train mathematics teachers who want to work in primary or secondary schools.

Program Learning Outcomes

  • Use language and mathematical symbols to communicate mathematical ideas in the connections and interplay among various mathematical topics and their applications that cover a range of phenomena across appropriate disciplines.
  • Use current technology tools, such as computers, calculators, graphing utilities, video, and interactive programs that are appropriate for the research and study in mathematics.
  • Employ algebra and number theory ideas and tools as a base of a fundamental language of mathematics research and communication.
  • Develop fundamental knowledge in geometry.
  • Model real-world problems with a variety of algebraic and transcendental functions.
  • Use advanced statistics and probability concepts and methods.

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Four-Week Classes

Focus on one subject at a time — one month at a time — and finish your degree faster.

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Study when and where it’s convenient for you with evening, weekend, and 100% online classes.

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Apply or transfer any time. Classes start monthly, and applications are accepted year round.

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Attend class onsite at one of over 20 campus locations across California or in Nevada.

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